June 25, 2024


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Best of the Best: Boxing News named the top boxing publication by the BWAA

Boxing Information get big at the Boxing Writers Affiliation of The us (BWAA) annual producing awards

BOXING Information figured prominently in the Boxing Writers Association of The usa yearly writing awards, The Bernies, with the brand name being named as the leading publication/web page for 2021. Quite a few writers and contributors also picked up essential unique awards.

In addition to two honourable mentions, BN’s personal Elliot Worsell scooped very first position in Boxing Investigative Reporting for his characteristic on boxers who spent time in prison, Within Fighters, which was in the April 6 2021 edition. John Dennen was named among the the honourable mentions in the very same category, and in Occasion Coverage, whilst securing third location in Boxing News Tale for his piece, The Olympic Nightmare, which was revealed on December 28.

Supreme contributor Springs Toledo gained two classes for his writing in Boxing Information. His tribute to Tony DeMarco, An Vacant Chair on Hanover Road, was named as the finest Boxing Attribute (below 1,500 words and phrases) when his piece on Marvin Hagler, The Really hard Street, was named as the greatest Boxing Attribute (above 1,500 words and phrases). Jack Hirsch, BN’s senior US correspondent, carried out well in both of those element classes, too. His story on Paul Simonetti, I Was A Component Of Background, acquired third spot while his reflections on attending the 1st Joe Frazier-Muhammad Ali contest, Walking On The Moon, gained a 2nd spot. Both of Hirsch’s functions had been in the March 4 version.

BN editor, Matt Christie, achieved 2nd position in Occasion Protection with The Lesson, his ringside report from Oleksandr Usyk-Anthony Joshua when also getting third place for his chief on the Vitor Belfort-Evander Holyfield debacle in the Boxing Column group. Other writers recognised for their perform in BN had been Paul Wheeler and Sean Nam, who were being named between the honourable mentions.

Further more writers who figured prominently included Corridor of Famer Bernard Fernandez (for his piece on Don King in The Ring), Sports Illustrated’s Greg Bishop and BWAA President, Joseph Santoliquito.

In full, Boxing Information achieved eight sites between the best a few together with 6 honourable mentions. All at BN are extremely grateful to the BWAA judges for getting the time to read through our entries and regard them so very.